Power Discrete Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2017 - 2025

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Power Discrete Market - Global Industry Analysis, Market Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2017 - 2025

Status : August, 2020 | Energy & Mining | PPT format

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Global Power Discrete Market: Snapshot

The prosperity of power discrete market is a reflection of its extending application in alternative energy, commercial aviation, communication, defense, medical, automotive, and power solutions. With escalating energy needs across the world, the power grid infrastructure is getting modernized in order to generate more power, transmit and distribute it efficiently, and monitor the consumption as per the requirements of the end-user, and thereby propelling the demand in the global power discrete market. In the commercial aviation sector, technologically advanced power discrete are gaining popularity to meet the ever-increasing electronic content in new generation aircrafts.

In the security and defense sector, the reliability and flexibility offered by power discrete is highly useful for radar and other electronic warfare, guidance and control systems, autonomous weapons, and secure communication. The medical sector has also emerged as a potential end-use industry for the vendors in the global power discrete market, finding application for implantable RF and ingestible devices, monitoring and diagnostic equipment, wireless telemetry, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) equipment, wearable wireless radio frequency (RF) monitoring devices. Power discrete makes for highly reliable and high performance products, and help in improving patient care and quality of life.

The automotive sector contributes to nearly 45% of the world’s energy consumption. As a result, it is paramount to increase the performance of each component in an automobile and power discrete systems offer flexible opportunities to make hybrid motor control devices and meet the escalating demand.

Global Power Discrete Market: Overview 

The increasing demand for insulated-gate bipolar transistor (IGBT) is contributing significantly to the growth of the power discrete market. Power discrete devices are a type of semiconductor devices that are utilized as a switch in power electronics. For instance, a switch-mode power supply is an example of power discrete device. 

The report presents valuable insights into the growth trends of the global power discrete market for the 2017-2025 period. This includes a scrutiny into vital market indicators such as market drivers, market challenges, and trends in the historic years and their behavior analyzed for the future years. 

The report is presented collecting data from industry-centric databases and using validated analytical tools for scrutiny of the information. Last but not the least, the report is an all-important tool for comprehending trends, opportunities, and competitive hierarchy of the global power discrete market for the 2017-2025 period. 

Global Power Discrete Market: Material Requirements 

Power discrete devices utilize next-generation materials such as SiC and GaN. This is because these materials offer speed switching, low energy loss, and great heat resistance. Power semiconductors use silicon carbide (SiC) for expansion, which includes SiC, SiC BJTs, SiC JFETs diodes, MOSFETs, and SiC Schottky. The band gap material that provides comparable benefits as SiC has better cost-reduction potential. In addition, gallium nitride (GaN) can be used by existing silicon substrates. The use of GaN helps reduce cost and facilitates mass production. The approval of SiC and GaN power semiconductors are anticipated to increase, mainly in the industrial motor drive and electric vehicle/hybrid electric vehicle segments. 

Global Power Discrete Market: Drivers and Restraints 

The incessantly increasing demand for Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors (IGBTs) is one of the major factors driving the global power discrete market. The use of discrete silicon-based IGBTs increases the efficacy of electronic devices that range from consumer electronics to power electronics. As a matter of fact, the use of silicon-based IGBTs contributes significantly to the advancement of power electronics. 

However, the growth of the power discrete market is challenged due to several factors. Some of these are slow economic upturn in the US, Eurozone debt crisis, and natural calamities in Japan among others. 

Global Power Discrete Market: Market Segmentation 

The global power discrete market is segmented on the basis of type and application. By type, Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistor (IGBT), Gallium Nitride (GaN), power rectifiers, Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor (MOSFET), Silicon Carbide (SiC), and thyristors are the components of this market. On the basis of application, the power discrete market is divided into automotive, consumer, medical, cellular handsets and infrastructure, and lighting among others. 

Companies Mentioned in the Report 

The report presents the competitive scenario of the global power discrete market profiling key companies in the market, namely Infineon Technologies AG, Mitsubishi Electric Corp., ST Microelectronics N.V., International Rectifier, Vishay Intertechnology Inc., Siward Crystal Technology, Vectron International, Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc., Toshiba Corp., Fuji Electric Co Ltd, Renesas Electronics Corp, ON Semiconductor Corp, and Tongfang Guoxin Electronics among others.

The study presents a granular assessment and quantitative evaluation of:

  • Key growth factors and prominent trends
  • Size and share of key segments in overall market
  • Key challenges and winning imperatives
  • Factors shaping competitive landscape
  • Insights into how contours of market will change in coming years
  • Technological advances
  • New avenues and imminent investment pockets
  • Regulatory landscape shaping current and future strategies of companies

The region-wise assessment includes market dynamics in:

  • North America
  • Asia Pacific
  • Europe
  • Latin America
  • The Middle East and Africa

The study is prepared with the help of an extensive primary and secondary research. Primary research includes but not limited to interactions, interviews, surveys, and events. Opinions of policy makers and industry experts are carefully integrated into the insights to complement primary research. Volumes of secondary data gleaned through renowned paid sources, annual statements, reputed journals, and government documents offer insights into current dynamics and key evolution trajectories the market is likely to assume. The research employs various industry-wide analytics methods and well-established methodologies to ascertain the attractiveness of key segments. Further, it evaluates the lucrativeness of key regions and factors underlying their maturity. The insights notably include a detailed analysis of forces behind vendor differentiation and offers insight into investment-decision making by prominent players.

The report strives to enlighten businesses and industry stakeholders on multiple facets of the growth dynamic of the market, the key of which include answers to:

  • Which key factors will shape the competitive landscape?
  • Which trends will stimulate research and development activities in different geographies?
  • Which are the lucrative growth areas and what is the size of potential they are likely contribute to the overall market?
  • Which disruptions in market growth are likely to come with the new business models?
  • Which are some of the recent overhauls in policies that may change the course of the market significantly?
  • Which are the geographies that will form sizable sources of new streams to new and established players alike?
  • How are top players likely to realign their strategy to counter the forces of competition?
  • Which key strategies emerging players are likely to focus on to consolidate their position?
  • Which changes in end-user preferences might affect the status quo held by the leading players?
  • Which are some of the game-changing innovations influencing the projected share and revenue of the market and its segments?

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